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Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Miami Gardens, FL last updated?

Prices and availability in Miami Gardens, FL were last updated on 22 Sep 2021.

What are the best apartments in Miami Gardens, FL?

The best apartments in Miami Gardens, FL are: 3801 Nw 184Th St Miami Gardens, FL 33055, Legacy Vista Palms, 3751 NW 170 Street Miami Gardens, FL 33055, 3601 NW 210th Terrace and Villas del Lago.

What is the average rent in Miami Gardens, FL?

The average rent in Miami Gardens, FL is $1,517. Start your search for apartments in Miami Gardens, FL now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Miami Gardens, FL?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Miami Gardens, FL is between $598 and $1,415. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Miami Gardens, FL.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Miami Gardens, FL?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Miami Gardens, FL is between $598 and $2,595. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Miami Gardens, FL.

Renter's Guide to Miami Gardens

Make Miami Gardens your personal garden!

This Miami suburb really lives up to its name. Over 100 new trees have been planted in the city in the past year alone.

Miami Gardens is part of Miami-Dade County and is 20 square miles in size. It's 85% as big as Miramar and about one-quarter the size of Miami. Orlando is about 42% larger than Miami Gardens.

The city is only about 15 miles from Miami, 20 miles from Coral Gables, and 222 miles from Orlando.

The weather here's usually sunny – and a little balmy. Winter lows average just above 60ºF, so no need for mittens and a scarf! The summer highs are usually around the upper 80s.

There are really only two seasons here – wet and dry. May through October is when you should expect rain, though you’ll usually find November through April to be much drier.

Miami Gardens, FL Demographics

  • Total Population111,363
  • Female 51,346
    Male 60,017
  • Median Age35.5

Cost of Living in Miami Gardens, FL

A three-course meal for two at a mid-priced restaurant in the city is priced from $40 to $60, while the average cost of a regular cappuccino is $3.71.

Utilities like electricity, heating, water, and waste disposal for a 915-square-foot apartment cost, on average, $139.61 monthly. That's lower than the national average of $147.

The city offers a unique and absolutely free trolley service to all residents. It has plenty of local stops, but you can also use the Miami Metrobus or Tri-Rail systems to go further afield. A single fare is $2.25, or you can purchase a monthly pass with unlimited transfers for $145.

There are also plenty of taxi services here, including Yellow Cab, Eastern Taxi, and Robert’s Taxi Service.

Average Rent in Miami Gardens, FL

  • Miami Gardens, FL Average Rental Price, September 2021 $1,517 /mo

Miami Gardens, FL Apartment Rent Ranges

Miami Gardens, FL Rent Trends

Average Rent Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Sep / 2021
Miami Gardens, FL $1,326 $1,366 $1,383 $1,411 $1,417 $1,417 $1,421 $1,425 $1,447 $1,517
National $1,347 $1,356 $1,361 $1,393 $1,400 $1,402 $1,393 $1,397 $1,485 $1,510

Living in Miami Gardens, FL

Residents here cite excellent public transportation, an affordable cost of living, and convenience to a variety of shopping and entertainment as the best points of life here. Of course, the area's natural beauty doesn’t hurt either!

The city has struggled with corruption within the local police department in the past, but a series of resignations and lawsuits have successfully cleaned things up. In fact, the crime rate has been steadily decreasing for years.

Miami Gardens is very diverse, so its no surprise its also the largest city in Florida with a majority African-American population.

Things to do in Miami Gardens

If you’re a sports fan, nearby Miami has you covered. It has its own MLB, NFL, and NBA teams, the Marlins, Dolphins, and Heat. Locally, Miami Gardens has a very active track and field club, the Xpress.

For local shopping, there are over a dozen stores and restaurants at the Miami Gardens Shopping Plaza. Another popular place is the Dolphin Plaza, with stores, salons, restaurants, and plenty of parking. Of course, Miami is also close by and is known for trendy South Beach boutiques and name brand stores.

For a day of fun with the kids, you can’t beat Action Town Florida in nearby Hialeah. They have everything you need for a great outing, including bumper cars, jump castles, miniature golf, and laser tag.

More family fun can be had at Everglades Safari Park, where you can learn about the local wetlands and the animals that live there, all during a boat tour. For free entertainment, head over to Hialeah Park Racing and catch the horse races. Betting is optional!

Miami Gardens is full of parks. There’s the Betty T. Ferguson Recreational Complex, with exercise rooms, sports fields, meeting places, and a track. AJ King Park also has a track, plus a playground for the kids. Andover Park has some playgrounds of its own, and it's also a popular spot for food trucks.

For a great day of couple’s fun, try the Calder Race Course. There’s not only a one mile thoroughbred track, but a casino as well. With frequent live music and plenty of dining options, it makes a great date destination.

Each summer Miami Gardens hosts the Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival. which features the top jazz performers from around the world, along with some great food and art. The Jamaican Jerk Festival is also not to be missed, particularly if you’re a fan of Caribbean food and music.

Employment and Economy

The local economy is varied among several top employers. Those in healthcare can find opportunities with the massive Baptist Health of South Florida. The University of Miami also provides tons of jobs.

Publix – a South Florida grocery store company with a presence throughout the Southeast – has its headquarters in the area. Those interested in management, retail, or logistics should give it a look.

Miami Gardens, FL Households

  • Total Number of Households30,485
  • Family 22,495
    Non-family 7,990
  • Children 11,774
    No Children 18,711
  • Average People Per Household3.61
  • Median Household Income$44,064
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,255

Education in Miami Gardens

Public schools here are part of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools. There are six elementary schools and two high schools in the city. One of the elemntary schools is the magnet school North Dade Center for Modern Languages Elementary, which was included on Niche’s 2016 list of best public schools.

There are several top notch higher education options in Miami, but Miami Gardens itself is also home to Florida Memorial University, a member of the United Negro College Fund. St. Thomas University is also located here. It’s a Catholic university with outstanding law, business, and theology programs.

Miami Gardens, FL Education Statistics

Tips for Renting in Miami Gardens

When you move to Miami Gardens, you’ll have several important rights as a renter.

Your landlord is required to return your security deposit within one month of your move out date. If they don't, you can sue for the full amount in small claims court.

If you find yourself behind on rent, you have three days past the due date to pay before your landlord can begin the eviction process. They must also provide you with at least 12 hours notice if they need to enter your apartment at any point during your stay.

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